Hank Gathers

Loyola Marymount University unveiled a statue of the late college basketball legend Hank Gathers on February 29, 2020.  Gathers was part of the record-breaking, high-scoring 1989-90 team that became one of the most unforgettable and inspiring stories in college basketball history. This men’s college basketball season marks the 30th anniversary of the Lions magical run to the Elite Eight after his tragic death after collapsing on the court.

Artist

Omri Amrany & Gary Tillery

Client

Loyola Marymount University

Location

Los Angeles, California

Material

Bronze

Size

Larger than life on black granite base

Date

2/29/2020